Xiaomi releases MIUI 12 Update for Redmi Note 6 Pro/Note 5 Pro (with Download Link)

MIUI 12 was released many months ago and since then most of the devices have already received the stable update. Just about two or three days ago the Redmi Note 5 got the MIUI 12 update. And today Xiaomi adds two new devices Redmi Note 5 Pro and Redmi Note 6 Pro to the list. Both phones are now getting the stable Android 9 based MIUI 12 update.

Redmi Note 5 Pro and Redmi Note 6 Pro, both released back in 2018. And since then both phones received a few major updates. It is good to see Xiaomi give attention to its old devices. We don’t know if the Redmi Note 5 Pro or Redmi Note 6 Pro will get an Android 10 update or not. MIUI 12 is also a major update especially if you are interested in the new UI.

Redmi Note 5 Pro MIUI 12 update comes with build number V12.0.2.0.PEIMIXM and it weighs around 2GB. Whereas the MIUI 12 for Redmi Note 6 Pro comes with build number V12.0.1.0.PEKMIXM also weighs around 2GB. The update is tagged as stable beta which will be released for all users if there are no major bugs found. Most of the time the Stable Beta is rolled out as a stable version within a few weeks.

Redmi Note 6 Pro MIUI 12 Update Changelog


  • Optimization: Full-screen gestures are now ignored on the Lock screen alarm page

System animations

  • Optimization: Animations in selected scenes

Control center

  • New: Swipe down from the upper left corner to open Notification shade and from the upper right corner to open Control center
  • Optimization: Control center is now closed by incoming calls

Dark mode [Redmi Note 6 Pro only]

  • Optimization: Brightness and color improvements for wallpapers in Dark mode

Status bar, Notification shade

  • Fix: Notification shade wasn’t displayed correctly in Dark mode

The Android version upgrade on Xiaomi phones doesn’t change much as compared to MIUI updates. So even though it comes with Android 9, you will get to see many new features and a revamped UI.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro MIUI 12 Update comes with a list of useful features including intuitive UI, new animations, intuitive UI, new customizations, and MIUI 12 Wallpapers. As for now, the update is seeding in India, the wider rollout is expected in the coming days. Also, check the wallpapers of the MIUI 12.5 update.

Download Redmi Note 6 Pro/5 Pro MIUI 12 Update [Global Stable]

If you want to try the MIUI 12 immediately on your Redmi Note 5 Pro or Redmi Note 6 Pro then you can manually flash the latest update on your device. Luckily the MIUI 12 Recovery ROM is available for both Redmi Note 5 Pro and Redmi Note 6 Pro that you can download from the given links.

Recovery ROM:

OTA Update files:

If you want an easy upgrade then you can install the update through OTA Zip files. Makes sure you are on the version mentioned above to install OTA. You can install the OTA zip direct from settings as a Local upgrade option.

Once the installation process is completed, reboot your Redmi Note 6 Pro or Note 5 Pro before start using it. That’s it.

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Ashutosh singh

Computer Science graduate and tech enthusiast. Love testing new tech gadgets ever since my first windows phone from Samsung. Working as a technical writer for more than five years, and I believe I have also developed good SEO skills. In my spare time, I like watching movies, and playing games.

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